J5948 : The Routen Wheel Whirlpool in the Strangford Narrows

taken 7 years ago, near to Strangford, Co Down, Northern Ireland

The Routen Wheel Whirlpool in the Strangford Narrows
The Routen Wheel Whirlpool in the Strangford Narrows
The image, taken some three hours before high tide, shows the two beacons sited respectively on Gowland Island and Salt Rock to mark the position of the whirlpool. This whirlpool is on the east side of the fairway and can cause problems for small vessels.
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J5948, 16 images   (more nearby search)
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Date Taken
Wednesday, 23 August, 2017   (more nearby)
Submitted
Friday, 25 August, 2017
Geographical Context
Coastal  Islands  Docks, Harbours 
Subject Location
Irish: geotagged! J 598 486 [100m precision]
WGS84: 54:21.6596N 5:32.4793W
Camera Location
Irish: geotagged! J 604 489
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West-southwest (about 247 degrees)
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